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477 Possible Causes for Nausea, Persistent Vomiting, Photosensitivity

  • Porphyria

    The Diagnosis of Photosensitivity. Arch Dermatol. 2000;136(9):1152–1157. doi:10.1001/archderm.136.9.1152 Download citation file: 2019 New![doi.org] Megan Railling "Megan was a typical healthy teenager until, for no explainable reason, she became ill with persistent vomiting, abdominal symptoms, bowel dysfunction and major[web.archive.org] Medical marijuana is also an excellent option for a porphyria sufferer who struggles with nausea and vomiting as a result of the disorder.[compassionatecertificationcenters.com]

  • Acute Intermittent Porphyria

    Photosensitivity may be controlled by avoiding exposure to light. Removal of the spleen is useful in some cases of the erythropoietic type of porphyria.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] vomiting, hyponatraemia, convulsions, psychosis or neuropathy.[doi.org] He experienced lower abdomen pain, nausea, vomiting, and constipation 10 years ago.[doi.org]

  • Acute Hepatic Porphyria

    Differential diagnoses for variagate porphyria and hereditary coproporphyria also include photosensitivity.[orpha.net] […] porphyria is a term encompassing four types of porphyria, in which the production of toxic heme precursors occurs in the liver and causes acute attacks of abdominal pain, nausea[symptoma.com] Photosensitivity may be controlled by avoiding exposure to light. Removal of the spleen is useful in some cases of the erythropoietic type of porphyria.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Variegate Porphyria

    His cutaneous photosensitivity had been worsening for 3 years before the emergence of cholecystitis and it then gradually improved after cholecystectomy and ursodeoxycholic[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Attacks can persist for several weeks and manifest as intense abdominal pain, and neurological and psychological symptoms.[orpha.net] At the age of 45 years, she developed abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting and seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Duodenal Ulcer

    Tests Used in the Diagnosis of Peptic Ulcer Test Comments EGD Indicated in patients with evidence of bleeding, weight loss, chronicity, or persistent vomiting; those whose[aafp.org] Abstract Typical symptoms of duodenal ulcers include epigastric pain, nausea, vomiting, chest pain and shortness of breath.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other symptoms include weight loss, feeling of tiredness, and blood in stools, nausea, vomiting, chest pain and loss of appetite.[symptoma.com]

  • Abdominal Migraine

    Most migraineurs (people who suffer from migraines) will talk about photosensitivity (sensitivity to light), phonosensitivity (sensitivity to sound), scent sensitivity, gastric[streetdirectory.com] Some short-term illnesses, like the flu, can cause persistent vomiting that results in weight loss.[livestrong.com] AM usually manifests itself with an acute, severe and midline abdominal pain which is usually associated with nausea and emesis.[symptoma.com]

  • Brain Neoplasm

    Due to the development of photosensitivity and some areas of cutaneous erythema, voriconazole was stopped after 7 months of therapy and switched to oral fluconazole 800 mg[surgicalneurologyint.com] Common symptoms include: severe, persistent headaches seizures (fits) persistent nausea, vomiting and drowsiness mental or behavioural changes, such as memory problems or[nhs.uk] […] matter Shifting of intracranial contents Secondary cerebral ischemia Symptoms may be nonspecific and include any of the following: Headache Altered mental status Ataxia Nausea[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

    The prevalence of serositis was also higher and photosensitivity less.[doi.org] Gastrointestinal-Stomach & Digestion: Lupus can cause or exacerbate ulcerative colitis, pancreatitis, and liver conditions, resulting in nausea, vomiting, recurring and persistent[mollysfund.org] Gastrointestinal manifestations of SLE are described as being common in SLE, with nausea and vomiting occurring in 50% of cases in some series.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Sunburn

    Cutaneous photosensitivity reactions require absorption of photon energy by molecules in the skin.[accessmedicine.mhmedical.com] Sun poisoning symptoms can last anywhere from two to three days, or they may persist for weeks.[share.upmc.com] Symptoms may include: Fever Chills Weakness Confusion Feeling dizzy Nausea Vomiting The symptoms of sunburn can look like other health conditions.[urmc.rochester.edu]

  • Hereditary Coproporphyria

    A 26-year-old woman developed photosensitivity and jaundice after starting on an oral contraceptive agent. She was found to have hereditary coproporphyria.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In its acute manifestation, patients may suffer from persisting nausea, vomiting attacks, severe epigastric abdominal and back pain lasting for several days, constipation,[symptoma.com] […] coproporphyria (HCP) is a rare inherited form of liver (hepatic) porphyria, characterized by neurological symptoms in the form of episodes (acute attacks) of stomach pain, nausea[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

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